Restaurants

Top Choice Cafe in Central Hobart

Pilgrim Coffee

With exposed bricks, timber beams and distressed walls, L-shaped Pilgrim is Hobart's hippest cafe. Expect wraps, panini and interesting mains (try the house black beans with pulled pork) and expertly prepared coffee…
Top Choice Cafe in Battery Point, Sandy Bay & South Hobart

Ginger Brown

When a food business is this well run, the mood infects the entire room: happy staff, happy customers and happy vibes. Try the slow-cooked lamb panini with cornichons and hummus, or the signature kimchi pancake. Ver…
Top Choice Cafe in Salamanca Place & the Waterfront

Retro Cafe

So popular it hurts, funky Retro is ground zero for Saturday brunch among the market stalls (or any day, really). Masterful breakfasts, bagels, salads and burgers interweave with laughing staff, chilled-out jazz and…
Top Choice Cafe in Central Hobart

Bury Me Standing

Run by a chipper Minnesotan who ended up in Hobart accidentally, this brilliant little coffee-and-bagel joint is literally a hole in the wall of a car park. Bagels are pot-boiled (a traditional method ensuring a sti…
Top Choice Cafe in MONA & Northern Hobart

Pigeon Hole

This compact, friendly bakery-cafe is the kind of place every inner-city neighbourhood should have. A serious coffee attitude comes together with paddock-to-plate cafe food that’s definitely a cut above. The freshly…
Cafe in Central Hobart

Two Folk Espresso

You can fit more than two folk in here (well, one or two more – it's little). But size means nothing when the coffee, interior design and morsels are this good. Two Folk is a snappy outfit at the end of the increasi…
Cafe in MONA & Northern Hobart

Berta

Atmospheric NoHo cafe with perfect people-watching window seats, pressed-tin ceilings, classy cafe fare and a wine list travelling from Tasmania to Tuscany. Kick-start your day with some slippery sardines with tomat…
Cafe in MONA & Northern Hobart

Born in Brunswick

Born in Brunswick is a stylistically elevated Hobart cafe (blond timbers, huge colourful bird murals and white everywhere else) with a creative menu of all-day offerings (coffee-and-cake takes on a new meaning when …
Cafe in Battery Point, Sandy Bay & South Hobart

Liv-eat

Soups, grilled salads, rolls, sandwiches, wraps, juices and smoothies – all of it fresh and/or made on the spot, and none of it deep-fried. It's a healthy formula not necessarily in accord with the lifestyles of the…
Cafe in Central Hobart

Raspberry Fool

The all-day menu here features dressed-up comfort food with a chef's spin. Try the cheesy leeks on toast with bacon and a fried egg, or the baked eggs with caramelised onion, ham and gruyère. It gets as busy as a wo…